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Definition of 'continual'

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Over the past weeks, against a backdrop of almost continual attacks, we have been getting on with the business of the inquiry. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Part of the continual struggle against boredom and insignificance. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The expectation this season is for continual improvement. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The aim was a continual improvement in quality on the assembly line. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Competition led to continual improvement of the machines and kept prices within the reach of most farmers. Garraty, John Arthur The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)They ask questions about our supply chain and through this kind of process you do get continual improvement. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We all need to reflect on the huge amount of wasted potential as disabled people struggle against continual discrimination and barriers. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And many more feel both these perspectives at the same time and are in a continual struggle to reconcile the two. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We are seeking continual improvement, with no specific target. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The continual improvement of productivity is one of management's most important jobs. Peter F. Drucker THE ESSENTIAL DRUCKER (2001)From there on in, it was an almost continual diet of porridge. Richard Bath Notorious: The Maddest and Baddest Sportsmen on the Planet (2006)It was bad enough on the pitch for England players trying to stem the almost continual tide of Papua attacks. The Sun (2008)

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Translations for 'continual'

British English: continual /kənˈtɪnjʊəl/ ADJECTIVE
Continual means happening without stopping, or happening again and again.
The team has had almost continual success since last year.
  • American English: continual
  • Arabic: مُتَواصِل
  • Brazilian Portuguese: contínuo
  • Chinese: 连续的
  • Croatian: neprekidan
  • Czech: neustálý
  • Danish: vedvarende
  • Dutch: aanhoudend
  • European Spanish: continuo
  • Finnish: jatkuva
  • French: continuel
  • German: ununterbrochen
  • Greek: συχνός
  • Italian: continuo
  • Japanese: 継続的な
  • Korean: 연속적인
  • Norwegian: ustanselig
  • Polish: ciągły
  • European Portuguese: contínuo
  • Romanian: continuu
  • Russian: постоянный
  • Spanish: continuo
  • Swedish: ständig
  • Thai: ต่อเนื่อง
  • Turkish: sürekli
  • Ukrainian: безперервний
  • Vietnamese: liên tục

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